Astronomy Made Simple

This means I have textbooks of all sorts as well as pocket type references. Yes, much of the information is duplicated, which is fine, and while writing any given article, I may have three or four books piled up next to this computer – checking facts, and making sure I get things as accurate as possible. If you saw my office, you’d think I was some sort of crazy scientist, but that really isn’t the reality here.

Now then, one great little book, which I have been using lately, as I study NEOs or Near Earth Objects, like comets with short periods, and asteroids, meteors, meteor showers etc, is a book which is actually some 15-years old. Of course, in a planetary or solar system time line, that’s not even a full drop in the bucket. In any case let me recommend this great reference book to you, in case …